Table 1 Irritancy discrepancies

Perfume chemicals 1 to 10, 11 to 20, 21 to 30, 31 to 39

Perfume chemicals 30 to 39 of 39

chemical Good Scents ChemIDPlus EU/IUCLID other
31. Phentolide aka phantolid(e) Irritant No reference to irritancy    
32. Vetivert acetate No reference to irritancy in 2006; 2008 main page cites irritancy. Treats the 2 CAS RNs as synonymous No reference to irritancy for one CAS RN; other CAS RN said to be skin/eye irritant    
33. Patchouli Essential oil irritant. Patchouli ethanonesee boisvelone. Patchouli hexanol MSDS states: “irritating to eyes, respiratory system, and skin”; skin and eye irritation and human experience “not determined” and main page cites irritancy. Essential oil skin/eye irritant. Patchouli ethanonesee boisvelone. Patchouli hexanol: no reference to irritancy.    
34. Geranyl phenylacetate No reference to irritancy/different CAS RN from ChemIDPlus No reference to irritancy    
35. Okoumal No reference to irritancy No reference to irritancy    
36. Citronellyl acetate Irritant; irritating to skin and eyes; severe rabbit skin irritation; eye irritation “not determined”; human experience: “4% solution: no irritation or sensitization” l isomer no reference to irritancy Skin/eye irritant. l isomer no reference to irritancy    
37. Phenyl ethyl alcohol No reference to irritancy on main page. MSDS states irritating to skin and eyes. Moderate rabbit skin irritation; severe rabbit eye irritation; human experience: 100%: no skin irritation. Skin/eye irritant    
38. Flor acetate Confusion over identity (overlap with tricyclodecenyl acetate). No reference to irritancy No reference to irritancy    
39. Diethyl phthalate No reference to irritancy Skin/eye irritant   ATSDR: “No information is available regarding possible effects caused by diethyl phthalate if you breathe, eat, or drink it, or if it touches your skin.”